Civil Rights

Commemorate Black History Month in 5 Unexpected Places

National park rangers and staff are some of the nation’s best storytellers, charged with protecting the most momentous places in […]

One Step Closer to Chicago’s First National Park

Today, just days after the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday, Congress is one step closer to preserving a Chicago […]

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Saving a Piece of History at Harpers Ferry

Partners Protect Four Threatened Acres

Today, NPCA and our partners announced an exciting milestone at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in West Virginia. We helped […]

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A Legacy Marches On

Remembering the March on Washington 50 Years Later

“We cannot walk alone.” With those words, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. urged a nation to recognize that […]

The Stonewall Inn in 2006.

The Stonewall Inn

Why the Site of This Iconic Rebellion Should Be Part of the National Park System

On a bus in Montgomery, a lone woman refused to be sent to the rear. In the dry desert east […]